Matrix Fund 

Type of project: Access to justice, particularly for people trying to get support to meet their basic personal needs or promote equality of opportunity or promote a sustainable environment. Applications are particularly welcome from organisations whose focus is on supporting the needs of vulnerable persons such as prisoners, asylum seekers, people with mental health difficulties, people (particularly children) with disabilities, or women in refuge.

Location: UK & Overseas

Eligibility: The Matrix Causes Fund may be able to consider applications from organisations that are not registered as a charity in the UK. The organisation must be established for “charitable purposes” and be recognised by HMRC as an exempt charity.

Grant size:  one-off funds of up to £5,000, or funds of up to £3,000 a year for 3 years. The MCF will not provide funds for an organisation’s general or core expenditure.

Closing date:  11 April